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Overview

This course is designed for candidates who want to make the first steps to work in the Construction industry or expand on existing practical and theory skills and knowledge. It allows candidates to learn, develop and practise the skills required for their chosen discipline. It covers a number of skills which include:

Some level 1 qualifications will start with an introductory course to build your basic skills.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of the Level 1 Certificate in Construction Skills – Painting & Decorating and/or an interest in the painting and decorating industry and/or developing some home DIY skills.

Dates and Times

17th September 2019 - 20th May 2020

Tuesday and Wednesday 6.00pm - 9.00pm

Course Content

Level 1

A combination of the following:

Teaching Method(s)

This course will consist of a mixture of Practical and Theory lessons. Your experienced tutors will deliver both the practical skill and the underpinning knowledge to ensure you build confidence and understanding in your chosen discipline.

Exams and Assessments

Continuous assessment with end of year assignments in both practical & theory.

Qualification(s)

City & Guilds Level 1 Diploma in Painting & Decorating.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I be fully qualified after this qualification?

No you will need to be employed in the industry as an apprentice and complete a Level 2 NVQ Diploma or convert an existing Level 2 Diploma to an NVQ via the completion of an on-site portfolio. This will then need to be monitored and assessed from one of our tutors/assessors.

Progression

On completion of each Diploma, students can progress onto the next level where appropriate.

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £2,583.

Courses costing more than £100 can usually be paid for in instalments. Please contact the College for details.

How to Apply

If you wish to study this course you do not need to fill out an application form, simply call our Admissions Team on (01904) 770397 or visit our friendly team of advisors in the InfoZone, located behind the main reception desk.